Image Quality Assessment Using the Joint Spatial/Spatial-Frequency Representation

  • Azeddine BeghdadiEmail author
  • Răzvan Iordache
Open Access
Research Article


This paper demonstrates the usefulness of spatial/spatial-frequency representations in image quality assessment by introducing a new image dissimilarity measure based on 2D Wigner-Ville distribution (WVD). The properties of 2D WVD are shortly reviewed, and the important issue of choosing the analytic image is emphasized. The WVD-based measure is shown to be correlated with subjective human evaluation, which is the premise towards an image quality assessor developed on this principle.


Analytic Image Information Technology Image Quality Quality Assessment Quantum Information 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.L2TI-Institute GaliléeVilletaneuseFrance
  2. 2.GE Healthcare TechnologiesBucFrance

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